Our Client in the Solar Power Sector is currently searching for a Market Analyst to join their team.

The role involves:
 Market Research – carrying out a combination of desk research, phone research and face to face
research with representatives of the power sector, to establish the latest market trends and
techno-commercial opportunities and challenges facing the industry
 Speaker Acquisition – sourcing, selecting and engaging power grid technical leaders and
specialists to share their experience and expertise with peers from across the Zimbabwean power
sector in support of driving the clean energy agenda
 Sponsor Acquisition - sourcing, selecting and engaging suppliers to the power grid sector with
technology and service innovations to promote to our audience of power grid engineers
 Programme Writing – translating the output of primary research into a technically in-depth and
commercially impactful conference agenda that draws participants to the event
 Team Briefing – presenting details of the conference programme and speaker line-up to the sales
and marketing team to inform their campaign building, promotional activity, and revenue delivery

 Problem-solving and critical thinking abilities are crucial in approaching complex business
problems and devising strategic solutions
 Analytical skills are important for processing quantitative and qualitative data
 Communication skills help analysts share their findings with key stakeholders
 Quantitative and statistical reasoning skills are required for assessing numerical data, generating
calculations and statistical models, and interpreting the results
 Business acumen is key to understanding market contexts and organizational goals
 Sales and marketing strategy expertise helps analysts situate their work within the bigger picture
and drive results
 Software skills are critical as analysts frequently work with various software programs

The ideal candidate:
 2:1 Degree or higher in Environmental, Business or Humanities degree
 Hunger for knowledge with strong track record of carrying out desk, phone and f2f research
 Clear and concise written and oral communication skills
 Meticulous organisation and prioritisation skills
 Collaborative teamwork and stakeholder engagement style
 Commercially driven with excellent deadline management and target/goal orientation